William Lieberman Collection of Contemporary Art ➔ Untitled

Artwork

Identifier:
2009.6.1
Artist:
Michael Tracy
Medium:
Encaustic and Gold Leaf on Wood
Date:
1986
Dimensions:
Artworks - Height: 17 in Width: 15 in Depth: 2 in
Description:
Sculptural piece. Gold with texture or relief. Hexagon.
Historical Context:
Michael Tracy is known for his focus on the complexities of religion, politics, and modern life through harsh techniques like stabbing, cutting, and tearing his artworks. Tracy is passionate about Italian religious art through the centuries, ranging from the mid-1200s to the 17th century. Many of his works examine religion and how past religious dogmas influence society.
Credit:
Gift of Richard Lieberman
Current Location:
GVSU ➜ PEW Campus (Grand Rapids) ➜ Bike Factory ➜ 2nd Floor (BIK)
Location Notes:
BIK; 2nd fl., Open Office 220 - North Wall